The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 7 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Unix 8 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.39% 5.66% 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 33.33% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 10
Average daily rate £500 £340 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -35.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £340 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £471 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +27.27%
Unix
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 26.09% 16.98% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 26
Average daily rate £488 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £340 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £635 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.73 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Docklands, London region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Docklands, London region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Unix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unix.

1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Control-M
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 2 (22.22%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Unix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) LiveCycle
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) Confluence
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (11.11%) InfluxDB
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Management Architect
3 1 (11.11%) FX Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Production Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (11.11%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Collateral Management
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COREP
1 1 (11.11%) EMIR
1 1 (11.11%) FATCA
1 1 (11.11%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Control-M
1 3 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (22.22%) BladeLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) Grafana
3 1 (11.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) Axway
3 2 (22.22%) BEA
3 2 (22.22%) CA
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Nokia
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Calypso
4 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase